Mug

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

GUSN

GUSN-43502

Description

Earthenware mug. Faded black transfer printed image of a "Scene from Hamlet." A man leans on a shovel in a graveyard, with bones and a skull on the ground. Mug is hand painted with a black band around the rim.

Details

Descriptive Terms

mugs
earthenware
transfer printing
Mug
Mug

Inscription

"Scene from HAMLET" (Black transfer print (faded).)

Additional Identification Number

MJ1970.303

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Food Service T&E; Drinking Vessels

Dimensions

4 3/4 (H), 3 (diameter) (inches)

Credit Line

Bequest of Miss Margaret Jewell

Accession Number

1970.1310.303